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straight to the source to learn the secrets of how they did it. >>> good morning, america. hi to robin at home. great to have elizabeth vargas back. paula faris in today. i'm surrounded. this is great. >> george's angels. >> that's right. >> and by the way, i knew it was a hoax. i knew that eagle wasn't grabbing that baby. >>> we have a lot to get to today. including the fiscal cliff showdown. talks have broken down. house republicans are going to push a fallback plan today. they're trying to make sure that taxes don't go up for anyone making under $1 million. will it help or hurt the negotiations? >>> and president obama front and center on the gun control debate, promising yesterday quick action. we'll show you how some cities are arming teachers. while many parents are taking safety into their own hands by buying bullet-resistant backpacks for their children. >> there's a lot of fear out there. there is a lot of fear. >> nothing shows it more than that. >>> let's get to the breaking developments on the extreme weather battering much of the country. there's reports of damaging tornad
of the holiday sweet tooth. a made in america treated look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has more speed options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. >> larry: in stanislaus county a marine is on mission after the shootings in connecticut. a young father wants to make sure the kids feel safe. >> he served two terms in iraq and one in afghanistan. the sergeant felt a new call to duty after watching the news last week. >> i'm tired of it. and marines stood in front of schools we would never had the connecticut shooting. >> i this is what the veteran did all day. parents and teachers dropped off coffee and
markets and mcdonald's in america. smith and wesson is rolling in record profits. the maker of the rifles brought in a quarter billion dollars in profit last year. a fast growing part of the gun industry, military style semi automatic rifles and high capacity magazines for ammunition. gun shops report a surge in gun demand after newtown. some is is people looking to protect themselves or tighter gun control laws. in particular, they worry about coming restrictions to the ar-15 military-style rifles like the bushmaster style used at sandy hook elementary. stocks initially fell, but the demand for guns in america remains very strong. there 89 guns in america per 100 residents, the highest in the world. the size and health of this industry cannot be overstated. brooke? >> we roll on to the top of the hour. a lot to get here including the standoff over your taxes. here's what we are hearing now. there could be a vote on john boehner's fiscal cliff plan b tonight as president obama threatens to veto it. plus the man expected to be secretary of state questions the department he could soon take
for changes to america's gun policies. ♪ amazing grace, how sweet the sound ♪ beautiful music to help heal a hurting community, these are images from tribute to newtown an event organized by nearby communities. >> standing together, dreaming together. praying together. and building together. there can be a tomorrow, a and newtown can live again and rise from its ashes and began again. >> earlier wednesday the heart- wrenching funerals carried on and the car carrying 7-year-old daniel barden passed the first reponders stood by to pay respects. loved ones are saying goodbye to victoria suto called a hero for giving up her life to protect students. >> she would not hesitate to save anyone else and especially children, she loved themmos more than life. >> the issue of gun control has been front and center since the shootings that took the lives of 20 children and 7 adults. president obama is taking the first steps in his effort for change gun policy in america asking vice president joe biden to establish a set of proposals by the end of next month. >> this is not something where folks are goin
. we don't want to send the message to america that bullying is normative; that bullying is normal, and that clip illustrated that the school is sending that message, and there is a difference, an important distinction between the school sort of embodying and sending the message to the kids that bullying is just a part of growing up and believing that bullying in our school is normative because it simply isn't. the data shows bullying is going down and that is not a popular thing to say these days. bullying is a very important social problem that we need to fix, but it is not an epidemic and it's not on the rise and neither is cyber bullying and the top scholars in the country and in social science and psychology that saying that, so that's an important distinction so thank you both so much. >> and there is that and -- there's a balance between -- i mean when i hear that bullying is going down i mean all of us should rejoice because that to me is indicative of the fact of the work in communities across the country are starting to pay off, but it's going to be hard in this ark and
. the president wants congress to reinstate a weapons ban that was in place but expired in 2004. he says america can no longer sit back to allow massacres like the one in connecticut to keep taking place. >> i will use all powers of this office to help advance efforts aimed at preventing more tragedies like this. we won't prevent them all, but that can't be an excuse not to try. >> the president says he supports a limit on high capacity clips and more stringent background checks and noted a culture glorifying gun asks violence must be examined and access to mental health care >> connecticut medical skmer wants to research adam lanza's brain to dempl if there are identifiable diseases associated with the violent behaveo, family and friends held funeral services for four students and the principal and steecher. soto died protecting her students. some escaped uninjured. one mourner who knew soto says she's not surprised by the bravery. >> there are good people out there. here being one of the best. and god bless her for being able to do what she did. because i don't know if i would have. >> the stu
review from any questioner in any debate thus far, or since. >> good evening, america. my name is jared townsend from michigan. to all the candidates, tell me your position on gun control as myself and other americans really want to know if our babies are safe. this is my baby, purchased under the 1994 gun ban. please tell me your views. thank you. >> senator biden, are you going to be able to keep his baby safe? >> i tell you what, if that's his baby, he needs help. [ applause ] i think he just made an admission against self-interest. i don't know that he is mentally qualified to own that gun. i'm being serious. look, this idea, we go around talking about people who own -- i'm the guy that originally wrote the assault weapons ban. look, we should be working with law enforcement right now to make sure that we protect people against people who don't -- are not capable of knowing what to do with a gun. >> time. >> because they're either mentally unbalanced and/or because they have a criminal record. >> time. >> anyway. >> we got one more question. >> i hope he doesn't come looking for me.
for the toyota camry. america's most popular car faired poorly in this new front crash tests by the insurance institute for highway safety. in the test, the camry is a front wheel ended up a bidding the passenger compartment foot well it worked. so far--the airbags did not deploy. the toyota pre s v hybrid wagon did not perform any better. it also urged a poor rating. honda's accord sedan and the suzuki kizashi received as a to stop rating of good in a crash test. >> general motors is recalling nearly 119,000 pickup trucks in the u.s. because the pilots can fly open unexpectedly and block the driver's vision. the recall affects 2010 through 2012 chevrolet colorado and gmc kenyan midsized trucks. if the main last is not fastened, the hood could open. gm found a problem after getting too complex. the recall is expected to begin next month. the >> it's showtime for ups!. the carrier today says that this will be the peak sipping day and the busiest is history. the men and women and brown will deliver 28 million packages in the u.s.. that's about 300 parcels every second! tomorrows the deadline to
or t lines shuttle bus in place towards west portal. >>> america's most popular car getting the worst marks in a new crash test from the insurance institute for highway safety the camry earned a poor rating in the recent crash test the group says the front wheel was pushed back bending the passenger compartment foot well inward. only two cars the 2013 accord and 2013 suzuki suzuki received top rating of good. >>> ahead, nasa looks to emeryville's pixar for inspiration on its next spacesuit. >>> trading underway on wall street. we go live to jane king at the new york stock exchange, next. >> reporter: new insight into the relationship between shooter lanza and his mother as the small connecticut community continues to bury its dead, >>> welcome back. check out where the rain will be today clear lake and cloverdale the rest of us increasing clouds and breezes, mid to upper 50s, 56+Ñy san francisco, 58 oakland, 57 san jose, rain well northó-qmÑ+n forecast low to mid 60s sunshine in southern california the sierra is quiet today that is the key, today, starting tomorrow morning through
: this is canyon sports. >> made in america. >> reporter: a gun shot where the line is long and the weapons are stacked. >> no, no. first time i owned it. >> reporter: do you have a gun? >> no. >> reporter: she said she needs to protect her family because of the weapons criminals have. >> will never probably need it or use it but if i do, i will have it. >> reporter: she sports the perez -- she supports the president. >> i think they should regulate both. you know, i am not sure how the policies would look but they should be looked in to. it is a scary thing out there. >> fire arm purchases are hot right now. >> reporter: the owner -- >> now, i mean, the pressure is high on him to do something. >> criminals don't buy guns. >> reporter: he does not agree with the president on the need for new gun control but he says he agrees on the need for more mental health resources in america as does one of his customers. >> absolutely. i see that as being probably the biggest problem. the responsibility of the owners of the guns and their mental health is a huge concern. >> reporter: also a huge concer
and existing homes sales. >> a big fail for the toyota camry. america's most popular car fared poorly in this new front crash test by the insurance institute for highway safety. in the test, the camry's front wheel ended up bending the passenger compartment footwell inward. the steering was pushed so far off -- the airbags did *not deploy. the toyota prius -v- hybrid wagon didn't perform any better -- it also earned a "poor" rating. honda's accord sedan and the suzuki kizashi received the institutes top rating of "good" in the crash test. >> it's showtime for u-p-s! the carrier says today's peak shipping day will be the busiest in its history. the men and women in brown will deliver 28 million packages in the u-s. that's about 300 parcels every second! tomorrow's the deadline to make sure your gifts arrive by christmas eve. 5:11 we will be back this is a live look to the approach. very quiet. things looking clear and concord, it is only 31 degrees. that is another cold one below 32 degrees. 56 degrees expected, later. (music) >> it is chilly here however, a strong storm is pounding t
today those we spoke to wanted to emphasize the majority of gun owners in america are responsible. mike mibach, ktvu channel 2 news. [ singing ] >>> more than 200 people gathered to pray and pay tribute today. today's mass was dedicated to the sandy hook elementary school shooting victims. choir students sang before and after the services and the archbishop placed a wreath for those killed. >>> a u.s. marine is spending his days on guard. he is volunteering to stand outside a elementary school. the principal is happy to have him there. he is in the reserves after his last tour in afghanistan. >>> very tense moments after a u.s. marine was shot at after driving on highway 85. the highway closed about 2:00 p.m. this afternoon. and traffic as you see there was backed up for miles. the freeway was reopened before 3:00 p.m. this afternoon. ktvu's ken pritchett is live near the scene with more on what happened. >> reporter: that intersection is where it meets highway 85, the marine took that off ramp about 1:00 p.m. to find out why his window shatters and now investigators want to know who sh
is putting a refund process into place. >>> america's best selling car is getting the worst marks in a new crash test the camry earned a poor rating in recent tests the group says the front end crash pushed the air bag out of the way so it did little to protect the test dummy's head. the prius hybrid wagon performed poorly only the 2013 accord and suzuki suzuki received top rating of good. >>> new concerns about marijuana and prescription --@sé prescription drug use among teens. 20% of high school seniors admitted to smoking pot in the last month. 7% say they smoke it daily and don't think the drug is harmful. the report reveals one in 12 teens take adderol to get high the drug is prescribed by doctors to treat attention deficit disorder. >>> holiday travelers incountering major weather problems across the midwest, right now extreme weather is battering eight states this was madison, wisconsin this morning in colorado drivers are facing dicey conditions, near blizzard conditions. if you are traveling to chicago or atlanta expect airport delays. >>> 43 million americans are expected to tra
. >>> america's best selling car is getting the worst marks in a new crash test the camry earned a poor rating in recent tests the group says the front end crash pushed the air bag out of the way so it did little to protect the test dummy's head. the prius hybrid wagon performed poorly only the 2013 accord and suzuki suzuki received top rating of good. >>> new concerns about marijuana and prescription --@sé prescription drug use among teens. 20% of high school seniors admitted to smoking pot in the last month. 7% say they smoke it daily and don't think the drug is harmful. the report reveals one in 12 teens take adderol to get high the drug is prescribed by doctors to treat attention deficit disorder. >>> holiday travelers incountering major weather problems across the midwest, right now extreme weather is battering eight states this was madison, wisconsin this morning in colorado drivers are facing dicey conditions, near blizzard conditions. if you are traveling to chicago or atlanta expect airport delays. >>> 43 million americans are expected to travel by air during this holiday period. the
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will today convene his first meetings to find ways to reduce gun violence in america in the wake of the connecticut school massacre. more young victims will be buried today. katie marzullo is in the newsroom. more than two dozen funerals for children, teachers and faculty shot in newton, connecticut. this morning the country's second in command begins his new task of finding ways to prevent similar mass shootings. tropical depression the vice president will meet with law enforcement officers from around the country. the president is pressing lawmakers to reinstate a ban on military-style assault weapons. the tragedy at sandy hook element there appears to be to have been -- elementary, appears to have been a tipping point. even a gun rights democrat suggests something has chained. >> i will deficient the second amendment to my dying breath i'm a proud owner and live time member with the nra i've always been i also have a responsible to say come to the table, i want to hear both sides. >> reporter: there will be more services today. abc news in new york reports there will be five f
's number one selling family sedan in america. honda accord was among the cars that did well in that safety test. >>> some students at a san rafael school are learning how to give and receive. they are only in middle school but part of an exchange program that not only empowers them but empowers the group they're helping. and that's making a true exchange. that is what makes st. mark's this week's "cool school." >> this is good. >> reporter: natalie and kayla don't attend the same school but they are still good friends. >> just found that, you know, we like the same bands and the same books and we just are similar. >> reporter: they met in an exchange program between st. mark's in san rafael and canal alliance, a resource center serving marin's immigrant population. every tuesday st. mark's student visit canal students to help them with homework. >> her father would never hesitate to help another person. >> reporter: and on thursdays, the help is reciprocated. kannell kids visit st. mark's to help with spanish homework. >> there could be a teacher teaching you the infinitive and these kids
spoke yesterday about the contours of a grand bargain and said on a budget deal, america is tantalizingly close to victory. >> i'm going to reach out to all the leaders involved over the next couple of days and find out what is it that's holding this thing up. >> reporter: mr. obama said he trusts boehner and understands many republicans don't like dealing with him. just this once the president said, get over it. >> they've got to take me out of it and think about their voters. >> reporter: while the president was chatty boehner devoted only 52 seconds to the still emerging gop strategy of voting to increase income taxes on households earning $1 million or more. >> the house will pass legislation to make permanent tax relief for nearly every american, and then the president will have a decision to make. he can call on senate democrats to pass that bill or he can be responsible for the largest tax increase in american history. >> reporter: mr. obama favors higher income taxes on households earning more than $400,000, that's up from his re-election campai
sprouts but if you simply tolerate the diversity that is america, you are going to, you are aspiring for mediocrity. when we have, and this gets back to your question, when we have leaders that embrace diversity and that build a culture that says, you know what, if you want to compete in the global economy tomorrow, pal, you've got to embrace diversity. why does coca-cola write a brief to the united states supreme court and general motors and microsoft on issues of diversity and higher education? because they know if they want to get ahead, they've got to embrace that diversity. if they want to continue to be a fortunes 50 company, there's got to embrace diversity. similarly if we want to get down to the local level and address this issue, we've got to teach our kids that the sooner that you embrace difference and understand that your muslim classmate or your seat classmate or your gay classmate or your limited english professor classmate might be tomorrow's ceo or today's best friend of yours, the better off we will be. you have a leg up, having done about 30 jury trials across
fails for toyota's camry. this is according to the institute of highway safety. the camry one of america's most popular cars and failed its crash test by the institute. the front wheel and the bending the passenger compartment foot well in word. the steering was pledged so far off the air bags did not deploy. the three as at be a hybrid wet and did not perform any better it also earned a poor rating. honda's accord sedan and suzuki his ice sheet received the institute's top rating of good. the motors is recalling nearly 119,000 pickup trucks in the u.s. because the heads can fly open. the recall affects the 2012 third want the entire 2010 through 2012 chevy colorado and gmc canny and midsized trucks. the national highway safety admission says administration says some of the trucks may not have a secondary hood latch. the mainland is a vast and that the hood could open unexpectedly and block the driver's vision. gm on the problem after getting to complaints. the recall is expected to begin next month. >> we have a live look for you as a glance at the golden gate bridge. it is called this
is the year's number one selling family sedan in america. honda accord was among cars that did do well in the safety test. >>> google is selling part of its motorola holdings after acquiring it 7 months ago. the cash and stock deal was announced late yesterday. google is selling motorola mobility's tv set-top division for more than $2 billion to ares group, inc. google paid more than $12 billion for its motorola holdings. >>> state officials have rejected a $30 million deal between the 49ers and the south bay schools. two years ago, you will remember that santa clara voters decided to earmark redevelopment tax funds for the new stadium. but the funds were eliminated by the state and the money was given to schools instead. the 9ers and the schools eventually decided to split the funds. but now a judge will rule on who gets the money. >>> oakland is keeping the extra cash from overpaid parking tickets. that's according to a new report from the city auditor. last year the city made $316,000 just on overpayments. state law requires cities to reimburse people who pay their parking tickets t
in america by dpms. >> reporter: a busy gun shop where the firearms are lined up in cases and on the walls. >> kind of like that insurance policy. probably will never need it or use it. if i do need it, i'll have it. >> reporter: first time gun buyer says she supports the president's task force to reduce gun violence and improve mental health resources. >> both should be looked into and regulated. it's a scary thing out there. >> reporter: last month we were with agents as they confiscated guns from those deemed to have a mental disability. this year more than 2000 firearms have been seized from prohibited persons in california from convicted felons to those determined to be mentally unstable. back at canyon sports. >> the responsibility of the owners of the guns and obviously their mental health is a huge concern. >> the firearms purchases are very hot right now. >> reporter: store owner ron kennedy on the president's push. >> true to what he said, he didn't do it in his first four. he has said he wasn't going to, but i think the pressure is pretty high. >> reporter: those we spoke to wan
: this is canyon sports. >> made in america by dpms. >> reporter: a busy gun shop where the firearms are lined up in cases and on the walls. >> kind of like that insurance policy. probably will never need it or use it. if i do need it, i'll have it. >> reporter: first time gun buyer says she supports the president's task force to reduce gun violence and improve mental health resources. >> both should be looked into and regulated. it's a scary thing out there. >> reporter: last month we were with agents as they confiscated guns from those deemed to have a mental disability. this year more than 2000 firearms have been seized from prohibited persons in california from convicted felons to those determined to be mentally unstable. back at canyon sports. >> the responsibility of the owners of the guns and obviously their mental health is a huge concern. >> the firearms purchases are very hot right now. >> reporter: store owner ron kennedy on the president's push. >> true to what he said, he didn't do it in his first four. he has said he wasn't going to, but i think the pressure is pretty high. >> repor
. >>> thank you, mark, the best known stock exchange in america is being sold. the new york stock exchange will end more than two centuries if regulators approve the 8 billion-dollar deal. they claim they will be more competitive with other international markets if it is a full service exchange. coming up at 7:09 we will go for alive reaction on this huge deal. investors remain focused on budget talks in washington d.c. >>> and he resigned his job because of a scandal but he will still get a paycheck. why he will still be considered an employee in the new year. >> miss universe he 2012 is... >> i was waiting for the answer, find out why it is a first in 15 years... . >>> welcome back, former maritime director will stay on the payroll despite his resignation. maritime director james kwon will keep working as a consultant for the port next year. he will work for seven months to make sure that business relationships go smoothly. executive director omar benjamin agreed to pay back more than $5,000 in expenses made at a strip club in texas. ktvu channel 2 morning news has also learned maritime
old elf and they are using a radar to keep track of anything flying over america. and google who used to track norad is launching their own expansive tracker this year. >>> let's check in with sal and we are looking at 208? >> that is -- 280? >> yes, northbound 208 still looks good on a very busy san jose commute and we are normally very busy but right now 680 is off to a good start and we are hoping that today is the first day of light traffic approaching the holiday week. >>> it's cold this thursday morning and we have cooler spots back down in the upper 20s. frost will be a factor and look at fairfield, currently 27 degrees downtown san francisco, 34 in san jose 39. a bigger picture, you will notice rain showers and it will be drifting in closer as we head to late this afternoon and this evening hours mainly targeting the north bay. winds are gusting up to 50 miles per hour and we have multiple storms to talk about and coming up, we will have more on how much rainfall you can expect in your neighborhood. >>> thank you, mark. >>> parking problems with overpaid parking tickets, why s
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